Practical Conservation Volunteer - Blean Woods

Posted:
Tuesday 19 January 2016
Vacancy type:
Practical conservation
Location:
Blean Woods

What we're looking for

We organise regular work parties to carry out various habitat management and estate work on the reserve. We want volunteer help in the areas of habitat management and reserve maintenance. All tasks are vital for conservation of the site and for retaining good access to, and around the reserve.

The skills you need

Enthusiasm and an interest in the conservation of British wildlife are essential. No specialist skills are required though a good level of fitness and a desire to work outside is essential. You will need an up-to-date tetanus injection and to enjoy working as part of a team.

Your time

Minimum:
Once a week
Duration:
Ongoing
Period:
All year round

What's in it for you?

An opportunity to help with reserve management, become part of a small team and learn about the running of the reserve. A chance to enjoy the reserve and to make a genuine contribution to wildlife conservation. You will also gain a valuable insight into the workings of Europe's largest conservation charity.

How to apply

Contact

Sam Richardson, Blean Woods
Tel: 07714 139415 /01227 464898
Email: Sam.Richardson@rspb.org.uk

Notes

Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be re-imbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK charity working to secure a healthy environment for birds and wildlife, helping to create a better world for all of us. We belong to BirdLife International, the global partnership of bird conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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